TITLE

BACKLASH TO BIGOTRY

AUTHOR(S)
Benen, Steve
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Church & State;Oct2001, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents comments of Religious Right leaders and television preachers, Pat Robertson and Jerry Falwell regarding the reasons for terrorist attacks in the United States. Role of advocates of church-state separation and civil liberties in the attacks; Remarks of Robertson on God's anger of the church-state separation; Disapproval of the Americans United for Separation of Church and State on the remarks of the preachers. INSET: AMERICA'S TALIBAN?: MEDIA REACTION TO FALWELL AND ROBERTSON.
ACCESSION #
5421772

 

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